Andrew R. Thomas is Associate Professor of Marketing & International Business at the University of Akron and a bestselling author.

His latest book on air travel is SOFT LANDING: AIRLINE INDUSTRY STRATEGY, SERVICE, AND SAFETY.

His most recent book is THE FINAL JOURNEY OF THE SATURN V.

Dr. Thomas is Founding Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Transportation Security

Editor of the 3-volume book set AVIATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT.

And, SUPPLY CHAIN SECURITY: INTERNATIONAL PRACTICES AND INNOVATIONS FOR MOVING GOODS SAFELY AND EFFICIENTLY, 2 VOLUMES.

Andrew is a regularly featured analyst for ABC, FOX NEWS, and CNBC. He has been interviewed by more than 1,000 television and radio stations around the world. He has appeared in NEW YORK TIMES, UK GUARDIAN, WALL STREET JOURNAL, WASHINGTON POST, CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, TORONTO STAR, USA TODAY, AVIATION DAILY, PSYCHOLOGY TODAY, DENVER POST, CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER, CONGRESSIONAL QUARTERLY, and LOS ANGELES TIMES, among many others...

Contact Andrew via phone at 1.440.463.2375 or via email through his official website

Besides being a global authority on transportation security, Andrew has traveled to and done business in more than 120 countries on all seven continents. In 2006, he was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship from the U.S. Department of State.

He is also Contributing Editor to Industry Week, where he writes The ART of Business blog.

His book The Distribution Trap, was selected as the winner of the Berry-American Marketing Association's Prize for the Best Book of the Year

A best-selling writer, he is author or co-author of:

FEATURED BOOKS
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Soft Landing

Aviation Security Management
Managing By Accountability

Direct Marketing in Action
Aviation Insecurity - The New Challenges of Air Travel

Air Rage - Crisis in the Skies
Global Manifest Destiny

Growing Your Business in Emerging Markets
The Rise of Women Entrepreneurs

Defining the Really Great Boss
Change or Die: How to Transform Your Organization from the Inside Out

The Distribution Trap: Keeping Your Innovations from Becoming Commodities (Hardcover)
Supply Chain Security: International Practices and Innovations in Moving Goods Safely and Efficiently (Praeger Security International) (Hardcover)